Whittington, Dale. 2007. “Understanding the Basics”
Reform of the water and sanitation sector is occuring in many countries, and offers the potential to improve services to all. Of particular concern, however, is the sitation of the poor, and reform must be designed so that they recieve increased access to affordable services.
A key issue in this regard is water pricing, which is one of the main variables affecting the distribution of benefits between different stakeholders.